Worcester PD Arrest Shooting Suspect on Hamilton St.

by | Sep 10, 2019 | Headlines, Crime, News

WORCESTER – The Worcester Police Dept. made an arrest on Tuesday afternoon in connection with a shooting in the city. 

Around 1:15 PM, officers stopped the suspect  — a Hispanic male in a grey hooded sweatshirt and black pants — at the corner of Hamilton and Dallas streets.  The suspect was fleeing the area on foot.

At this time, it isn’t confirmed what shooting the suspect is involved in, but sources have told ThisWeekinWorcester.com that the suspect is likely connected to Saturday night’s drive-by fatal shooting on Country Club Blvd. 

Police are also searching for a second suspect. According to radio dispatch, the second suspect is also a Hispanic male. 


Worcester PD Arrest Shooting Suspect on Hamilton St. 1

Police stop and arrest suspect on Hamilton St/Photo: Patrick Sargent for ThisWeekinWorcester.com


Worcester PD Arrest Shooting Suspect on Hamilton St. 2

Police create perimeter at entrance to wooded area on Coburn Ave./Photo: Patrick Sargent for ThisWeekinWorcester.com

Shortly after 1 PM on Tuesday, officers created a perimeter around the park and wooded areas near Lake Ave., Coburn Ave. and Bigelow Davis Pkwy./Hamilton St. 

Both suspects have yet to be identified by the Worcester Police. The suspect arrested on Hamilton St. was taken into custody without incident. 

Police are also searching for backpack. 

ThisWeekinWorcester.com will update this story as more information becomes available. 


Lead photo: Suspect Arrested on Hamilton St/Patrick Sargent for ThisWeekinWorcester.com

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Patrick Sargent is the founder and lead reporter for ThisWeekinWorcester.com. He was born and raised on Grafton Hill and is a graduate of Holy Name high school and Worcester State University. Previous to starting TWIW, he worked as a contributing reporter for the Worcester Sun. Before that, over the course of several years, he had stints with GoLocalWorcester, Worcester Magazine, the Leominster Champion and Fitchburg Pride. He can be contacted at [email protected]